People

We are leading experts in our fields and have a wide range of specialised interests in business analytics, operations, supply chain management and logistics, extractive industries and sustainability. We invite contact from prospective postgraduate research students.

Meet the team

Head of Department

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Professor James Aitken

Professor in Operations Management and Head of Department

Academic staff

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Dr Rosie Cole

Senior Lecturer in Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Deputy Head of Department (Business Transformation)

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Dr Karen Dennis

Teaching Fellow

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Dr Tillal Eldabi

Senior Lecturer in Business Analytics

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Dr Masoud Fakhimi

Program Director for Business Analytics MSc

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Dr Wolfgang Garn

Senior Lecturer in Analytics

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Dr Vikas Grover

Senior Teaching Fellow in Management Information Systems

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Dr Andrew Hill

Lecturer in Analytics

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Professor Gavin Hilson

Professor and Chair of Sustainability in Business

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Dr Yanfei Hu

Lecturer in Sustainable Enterprise

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Dr Vahid Mirza Beiki

Lecturer B in Operations Management

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Dr Philip Murray

Senior Teaching Fellow Operations Management Programme Director BSc Business Management

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Dr Abhijit Sengupta

Reader in Business Analytics

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Deji Sotunde

Senior Teaching Fellow in Project Management

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Dr Mahdi Tavalaei

Lecturer in Business Transformation

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Dr Christopher Turner

Lecturer in Business Analytics

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Professor Yu Xiong

Chair of Business Analytics; Associate Dean International; Director of Surrey Centre for Innovation and Commercialization(SCIC)

Visiting staff

NameRole
Chris IbbottVisiting Professor
Linghuan LiVisiting Researcher
John OwenVisiting Researcher
Hong WangVisiting Researcher

Postgraduate research students

NameRole
Athary AlwaselPostgraduate Research Student
Estrela AntonioPostgraduate Research Student
Daniel BoosPostgraduate Research Student
Eleanor MillPostgraduate Research Student
Mohammad ParhizkarPostgraduate Research Student
Naveed Akhtar QureshiPostgraduate Research Student
Titus SauerweinPostgraduate Research Student
Oludayo TaiwoPostgraduate Research Student
Madeline YoungPostgraduate Research Student
Jing YuPostgraduate Research Student